Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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240176 SSE Langley, Essex, S John Ev (GF), 4 U/R, 6 cwt (~300 kg) in B♭. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; ropes fall in sequence: 1,4,2,3; tuning: (approx) 1,2,4,5 of 5. TL442352
240276.1 S Slapton, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross (GF), 5 U/R, 10-3-14 (552 kg) in E. Unringable; future plans: to become 6. SP937206
240376.1 WNW Davenham, Cheshire, S Wilfrid, 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in F. PN: by arrangement. SJ663712
240476.1 SSW Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable. SP494258
240576.1 SSE Littlebury, Essex, Holy Trinity, 6, 8-1-12 (425 kg) in F♯. 5th (9-0-4) is heavier than tenor. TL516394
240676.1 ESE Brettenham, Norfolk, S Andrew (GF), 5 U/R, 9-2-4 (484 kg) in G. Unringable. TL931833
240776.1 WNW Over, Cheshire, S Chad (T), 8, 13-2-15 (693 kg) in F♯. Wed. SJ650650
240876.1 N Birdsall, North Yorkshire, S Mary, 3 U/R, 4½ cwt (~230 kg) in D. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; tuning: (approx) 1,3,6 of 6. SE818654
240976.1 NW Todmorden, West Yorkshire, Unitarian, 8, 13-3-18 (707 kg) in F. Building owned by Historic Chapels Trust. SD935238
241076.1 SSE Cottered, Hertfordshire, S John Bapt (GF), 6, 9-1-14 (476 kg) in F. [website] TL317292
241176.1 N Crambe, North Yorkshire, S Michael (GF), 3 U/R, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A♭. Unringable; ropes fall in a straight line; No stays or sliders; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SE733648
241276.1 W Stoke on Tern, Shropshire, S Peter (T), 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in B. [website] SJ638279
241376.2 NNW Whixley, North Yorkshire, The Ascension, 6, 5-3-3 (293 kg) in A♭. [website] SE441583
241476.2 ESE Rockland All Saints, Norfolk, All Saints (GF), 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in B♭. Ringing currently not permitted; No mains electricity. TL994960
241576.2 S Aston Abbotts, Buckinghamshire, S James Gt, 6, 6-2-27 (342 kg) in G. Thu. SP847202
241676.2 S Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, S Mary V, 6, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in A. SP969207
241776.2 WNW Stand, Greater Manchester, All Saints, Whitefield, 8, 22-0-22 (1128 kg) in E♭. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Mon. SD802059
241876.2 S Totternhoe, Bedfordshire, S Giles (T), 8, 9½ cwt (~480 kg) in F♯. SP988208
241976.2 NW Todmorden, West Yorkshire, S Mary (GF;T), 8, 6-1-18 (326 kg) in C. SD935241
242076.2 SSW Launton, Oxfordshire, Assumption of BVM, 6, 6-3-21 (352 kg) in B♭. Tue. SP604228
242176.2 SW Kington, Worcestershire, S James (GF), 3 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D. Unringable; tuning: 1,3,4 of 4. SO990558
242276.2 SSE Anstey, Hertfordshire, S George (GF), 6, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Rung from chancel; not well in tune. Tue. [website] TL404328
242376.2 W Acton, Cheshire, S Mary, 6, 13-0-8 (664 kg) in F. Tue. SJ631530
242476.3 WSW Quatt, Shropshire, S Andrew, 6, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A♭. SO756882
242576.3 SSE Stevenage, Hertfordshire, S Nicholas (GF), 8, 14-2-24 (748 kg) in F. Tue 20:00. [website] TL240262
242676.3 ESE Rushford, Norfolk, S John Ev, 6 U/R, 8-2-17 (440 kg) in G. Unringable. TL923813
242776.3 SSW Great Tew, Oxfordshire, S Michael & All Angels (GF), 8, 22-0-10 (1122 kg) in D. Mon. SP399288
242876.3 SE Cowlinge, Suffolk, S Margaret (GF), 5, 10 cwt (~510 kg) in G. [website] TL718549
242976.3 SSW Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul, 8, 12-2-16 (642 kg) in F. Tue. [website] SP475260
243076.4 SW Ebrington, Gloucestershire, S Eadburgha, 6, 12-2-12 (640 kg) in F♯. [website] SP183399
243176.4 SSW Todenham, Gloucestershire, S Thomas of Canterbury (GF), 6, 12-2-10 (640 kg) in F. [website] SP243363
243276.4 SE Little Thurlow, Suffolk, S Peter, 5, 12-1-0 (622 kg) in F♯. [website] TL679511
243376.4 SE Ingham, Suffolk, S Bartholomew (T), 5, 12-0-27 (622 kg) in F♯. [website] TL855705
243476.4 ESE Hingham, Norfolk, S Andrew, 8, 16-1-0 (826 kg) in E. TG021021
243576.4 ESE Shropham, Norfolk, S Peter (GF), 5, 11½ cwt (~580 kg) in F. TL984927
243676.4 WNW Northwich, Cheshire, S Helen, Witton, 8, 14-0-0 (711 kg) in F. Mon. SJ664738
243776.4 WNW Swinton, Greater Manchester, S Peter, 8, 22-0-7 (1121 kg) in E♭. SD774017
243876.5 SSE King's Walden, Hertfordshire, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 11 cwt (~560 kg) in F♯. [website] TL160235
243976.5 SW Elmley Lovett, Worcestershire, S Michael (GF), 8, 9-3-0 (495 kg) in G. [website] SO865696
244076.5 ESE Sparham, Norfolk, S Mary (GF), 3, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Ropes fall in a straight line. TG070196
244176.5 N Kilham, East Riding of Yorkshire, All Saints (T), 6, 14-3-6 (752 kg) in E♭. Wed. TA064644
244276.5 NNW Allerton Mauleverer, North Yorkshire, S Martin, 3 U/R, 5 cwt (~250 kg) in B. One bell (or more) cracked or broken; unringable; anticlockwise. SE415579
244376.5 S Mentmore, Buckinghamshire, S Mary V, 5, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Anticlockwise; tuning: (approx) 1-5 of 6. [website] SP903197
244476.5 S Quainton, Buckinghamshire, Holy Cross & S Mary (GF;T), 8, 17-1-26 (888 kg) in E♭. SP749201
244576.5 S Grendon Underwood, Buckinghamshire, S Leonard, 3, 11-0-12 (564 kg) in F♯. SP677209
244676.6 WSW Quatford, Shropshire, S Mary Magd (GF), 3, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. Tuning: (approx) 1-3 of 5. SO738907
244776.6 SW Church Honeybourne, Worcestershire, S Ecgwyn, 5 U/R, 12-1-0 (622 kg) in F♯. Unringable. [website] SP119440
244876.6 SE Fornham All Saints, Suffolk, All Saints (GF;T), 5, 7 cwt (~360 kg) in A. [website] TL837676
244976.6 ESE Lyng, Norfolk, S Margaret, 5, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in A♭. Fri. TG068178
245076.6 SW Middle Littleton, Worcestershire, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 12-2-27 (647 kg) in G. Ringing currently not permitted. [website] SP080469